- Telephone 01422 352334/354823
- Website www.calderdale.gov.uk
Located in Akroyd Park within the Akroydon model village conservation area, this Victorian mansion became a museum in 1887.
Displays include local history, costumes, art, toys, military paraphernalia, jewellery and textiles. There are also temporary exhibitions.
The museum has free parking and is close to Halifax transport links.
There are 4 events at this location
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Bankfield Chronicles: Museums At Night
Follow two Victorian characters to solve the mystery at the Mansion and try to figure out whodunnit.
Gothic For Girls
Enter the wonderful world of classic supernatural stories in this exciting new presentation showcasing sinister women and the enduring lure of black in fashion. With shiveringly beautiful costumes and darkly dramatic readings from the best of British 'gothic' writing, including Jane Austen, Emily Brontë, Mary Shelley…
Plaster Cast Decorating Family Workshop
Decorate a one-of-a-kind plaster cast produced by artist Eva Mileusnic. In this unique workshop participants will explore ideas about identity, memory and belonging through surface decoration using original objects for inspiration. Participants are invited to colour, decorate and etch into their plaster cast, that…
Sat 19 Nov
Western Talks@ Bankfield
Where the legend ends and the dust begins. Jon Medcalf talks about the Western Film